The month of July brings the start of the Olympics.
Three U.S. Olympians with ties to Acadiana will be off to Tokyo in a few weeks to compete: trampoline gymnast Nicole Ahsinger, trampoline gymnast Aliaksei Shostak, and pole vaulter Morgann Leleux.
Lafayette native and pole vaulter Mondo Duplantis will be competing for Sweden.
Here are the competition dates and times for the athletes:
- Nicole Ahsinger, Women’s Trampoline Gymnastics, July 29 (Qualifying and Final) Starts at 11pm Central Time
- Aliakesi Shostak, Mens Trampoline Gymastics, July 30 ((Qualifying and Final) Starts at 11pm Central Time
- Morgann Leleux, Woman’s Pole Vault, August 2 (Qualifying starts at 5:20am Central Time) , August 5 (Final starts at 5:20am Central Time)
- Mondo Duplantis- Men’s Pole Vault, July 30 (Qualifying starts at 7:40pm Central Time), August 3 (Final starts at 5:20am Central Time)